Geek in the City

Mixing pop culture news, reviews, and socially biting commentary with mildly amusing entertainment.

Issue 255 – Great Power and Great Responsibilty

Greetings Programs! This issue opens with a conversation on sports fandom in the City of Roses. Then, Aaron brings bad news to Kielen on the nature of Spider-Man playing with his amazing friends. (Hint – He doesn’t). Then, Kicking it with Captain delves into Portland’s wrestling history with Forefathers of Portland Wrestlers. All that and nerdy ass RPG books.

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Issue 252 – Rick Burchett & The Winter Soldier

Greetings Programs! In this issue, Kielen and Aaron are joined by The Lovely Jenn as they talk adventures in Seattle and Shanghai. Next, the gang has a fantastic conversation with Rick Burchett, artist and co-creator behind the fantastic comic series, Lady Sabre & the Pirates of the Ineffable Aether. Rick delves deep into the challenges and excitement of a completely grassroots webcomic and translating it into a Kickstarter success. Be sure to hit the release event on Saturday, April 5 at Bridge City Comics. Then, Kielen provides a spoiler-free review of Captain America – The Winter Soldier. As always, thank you so much for listening.

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Issue 250 – Big Jim, Clubber Lang, & Local Music

Greetings Programs! In this birthday episode, Kielen shows his love for Clubber Lang. Then, Big Jim Willig of the Big and Loud Podcast talks about their live St. Patty’s Day show at the Alhambra Theatre on Saturday, March 15. Next, Dan profiles Music Millennium Kickstarter campaign, Aaron reviews the newest Beasts of Burden from Dark Horse Comics, while Kielen gets with Battlefield 4. All that, and we learn Dan have never watched the Rocky movies!

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Issue 249 – Rising 300, Geek Council, & Killing Shakespeare

Greeting Programs! In this packed show, Kielen and Dan review the abstastic green screen flick 300: Rise of an Empire. How does it stand to the violence porn of the first? Then, Jen Waters of the Portland Geek Council talks about how you can become better involved in Portland’s pop culture community (with pizza). Next, Dan profiles the Kickstarter campaign Kill Shakespeare board game from IDW Games. Finally, Aaron talks about the March shows at Sequential Art Gallery and Fleeting States Gallery. Thanks for listening!

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Issue 243 – Rats, Jedi, & Minis… Oh my!

Greetings Programs! In this issue of Geek in the City Radio, the gang opens with exciting tales from Pwn Toney. Then, after much Star Wars news, Scott, Dan, Kielen, and Aaron talk about the various news from the pending Episode VII. In Pulling From Aaron’s Box, Aaron heaps praise upon Rats Queens. Next, Kicking it With the Captain focuses on custom RPG miniatures with Hero Forge. Finally, a Fun With Race that angers everyone on the show.

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